Dr Sarah Hirst-Winthrop BA(Hons), MSc, D.ClinPsy, C.Psychol
Independent Psychological Services LLP
The Old Brewery Business Centre
0800 772 3563
I am a Consultant Clinical Psychologist & Health Psychologist and I work in a private psychological service which has been established for more than twenty years.
The service I work in offers therapy to individuals and couples. We deal with a full range of psychological difficulties these include personality issues, relationship issues, eating disorders, trauma, depression, bereavement, sexual problems, adjustment difficulties, anxiety, life transitions and severe enduring mental health problems.
I offer Integrative Therapy / Cognitive Behavioural Therapy / EMDR / Psychodynamic Therapy and Client Centered Therapy.
I offer supervision services to Psychologists / Psychotherapists / Counsellors and Mental Health Support Workers.
My service also offers Hypnotherapy, Medico-legal / Expert Witness work and Life Coaching.
Please see my website for further details and information.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Health Psychologist. I have worked in a number of NHS and private settings and since qualification I have held posts within Adult Mental Health, Older Adults, Psychotherapy, Neuropsychology and Physical Health.
I have also trained as an Integrative Psychotherapist and in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing).
I was also a Principal Lecturer on a University Doctoral Programme training others to become Psychologists For twelve years.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Histrionic personality disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Paranoid personality disorder
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship issues
- Schizoid personality disorder
- Schizotypal personality disorder
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Work related stress
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
- Couples counselling
Initial Assessment Appointments cost £90
Therapy / Treatment Appointments cost £70 per hour
I am Registered with the Health Professions Council as a Practitioner Psychologist in both Clinical and Health Psychology.
I am a Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
Supervision offered to qualified and trainee practitioners.View supervision profile